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Play Smarter

Play Smarter
July 2013

1. “The Lodown” Tide Watch by Nixon has pre-programmed tide info for 200-plus beaches (add your home beach if it isn’t pre-set), plus a wave counter and more, $125 at LAS OLAS 2. Sphero App-Controlled Wireless Robotic Ball is a gaming device that users control by tilting, touching, or swinging a smart phone or tablet in conjunction with single and multi-player apps, $130 at Brookstone 3. Jonathan Adler “Circle Ornaments” On The Go charger provides up to 70 percent charge for iPad or iPhone, $30 at Papyrus 4. GoPro Hero3 Black Edition captures photos and videos; is wearable, gear mountable, and waterproof to 197 feet; and comes with a Wi-Fi Remote, $400 at Trophy Lakes 5. Jam Wireless Bluetooth Speaker by HMDX Audio offers up to four hours of wireless play, $40 at Bed Bath & Beyond